PHOTOS: 2019 Stewart Father’s Day Powwow
CARSON CITY, Nev. — Hundreds of Native residents, visitors and other spectators turned out for the annual Stewart Father’s Day Powwow on June 14-16.
Festivities at the former Stewart Indian School in Carson City included daily grand entries, crafts and food vendors, a fun run and plenty more.
Gridley Hilpert of Sun Valley served as master of ceremonies, and Art Martinez of Carson City was the arena director. Other head staff included:
Head Man: Jimmy Phoenix (Sutcliffe, NV)
Head Lady: Angie Alsobrook (Reno, NV)
Head Teen Boy: Ayden Sampson (Hungry Valley, NV)
Head Teen Girl: Uriah Martinez (Bishop, CA)
Host Drum: Young Chief (Reno, NV)
First Nation’s Focus contributor Alejandra Rubio (Yavapai-Apache) attended the powwow; check out some of her images above.